Fund Details
Keggi-Berzins Fellowships for Baltic Studies
Award Amount
Up to $1500
Competition Type



The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale invite applications for the Keggi-Berzins Fellowships for Baltic Studies. Prizes of up to $2,000 will be awarded to current Yale undergraduates and graduate students for research or language study in or about a Baltic country (Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia) in the summer.

Pre-dissertation and dissertation grants are available for Ph.D. candidates who wish either to determine the feasibility of a dissertation topic or conduct research on that topic. Grants are also available to European and Russian Studies and Global Studies Master's students at the end of their first year of study. Students in the professional schools are also eligible. Grants are available to undergraduates who wish to conduct research or work in an internship related to Estonia, Latvia, or Lithuania during the summer before the junior or senior year.

Application Information:

Notifications of awards will be made by late April.

Restrictions to Use of Award:

IMPORTANT NOTE: All undergraduate students must adhere to the Yale University International Travel Policy. For more information go to
Yale University policy requires that certain types of research projects involving human subjects be reviewed and approved by an Institutional Review Board (IRB) prior to the start of the study to ensure that the project meets University Policy and any other applicable regulations. To see if your project needs to be reviewed, for advice on working with human subjects, and for more information about the IRB process and requirements go to . Consider contacting IRB, if necessary, well before April, when review time may take up to 25 days.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Christina Andriotis at

Search Filters:

Current Year of Study
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Master’s Student
  • PhD Pre-Candidacy
  • PhD Post-Candidacy
    Term of Award
    • Summer
      Grant or Fellowship Purpose
      • Language Study
      • Internship/Work
      • Project
      • Research
      • Dissertation Support
      • Senior Research Project or Senior Essay
        Global Region or Country
        • -- Estonia (Eastern Europe/Russia)
        • -- Latvia (Eastern Europe/Russia)
        • -- Lithuania (Eastern Europe/Russia)
        • -- United States (North America)
        • -- United States Minor Outlying Islands (North America)
          Citizenship Status
          • U.S. citizens are eligible
          • Non-U.S. citizens are eligible
            Current FAS Graduate School Discipline
            • GS A&S Humanities - Comparative Literature
            • GS A&S Humanities - Film Studies
            • GS A&S Humanities - History
            • GS A&S Humanities - History of Art
            • GS A&S Humanities - Music
            • GS A&S Humanities - Philosophy
            • GS A&S Humanities - Religious Studies
            • GS A&S Humanities - Slavic Languages and Literatures
            • GS A&S Science - Epidemiology and Public Health
            • GS A&S Science - Forestry and Environmental Studies
            • GS A&S Social Science - Anthropology
            • GS A&S Social Science - Economics
            • GS A&S Social Science - European and Russian Studies
            • GS A&S Social Science - International Relations
            • GS A&S Social Science - Management
            • GS A&S Social Science - Political Science
            • GS A&S Social Science - Sociology
              Begin Accepting Applications Date:
              Deadline Date (EST Time Zone):
              3/01/2023 11:30 PM